Arts & Sciences

Discover the life-changing power of the liberal arts.

The School of Arts & Sciences is at the very heart of what makes Alverno a liberal arts college, offering a bounty of programs in the humanities, social sciences and STEM fields.

Every undergraduate student at Alverno will take courses in the School of Arts & Sciences as part of the College’s general requirements, and many discover new passions along the way. Whatever your major, your courses in the School of Arts & Sciences will deepen your understanding of the world around you, sharpening your critical thinking and creative problem solving — the abilities that will help you make an impact in any career.

Launch your career

The College of Arts & Sciences is home to several dozen majors and minors, allowing you numerous options to customize your education. Whether you’re interested in biology or psychology, social work or chemistry, you’ll be able to choose the path that’s right for you. Find a full list of Alverno’s majors and minors here or learn how Alverno supports students who are undecided of their major. 

For those who are interested in continuing their education by earning a medical, law or other graduate degree, we offer a specialized path. Learn more about our pre-law and health care tracks.


This isn’t your typical college classroom. Our unique approach to academics and our focus on the 8 Abilities will power your potential and get you career-ready.

Hands-on experience

Every Alverno student completes at least one internship. Study abroad and research opportunities offer additional ways to enrich your learning experience — and build an impressive resume.


Discover how Alverno will get you ready for what’s next. We invite you to get in touch with us to learn more.

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